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Costa Rica’s National Theater

This year Costa Rica's National Theater located in downtown San Jose is celebrating its 117th birthday.  The National Theater was inaugurated on October 19, 1897.  The opening night featured a magnificent presentation of the opera Faust.  The sumptuous building, neoclassic in style,  is a copy of the Paris Opera House and was financed from the ...

Best Time to Visit Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica

Best Time  to Visit Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica How do I make the best of my visit  Poas Volcano National Park located thirty five minutes north of the city of Alajuela in the Central Valley of Costa Rica? You can drive to Poas Volcano National park in a rental vehicle.  You do not need a four wheel drive because the road is paved a...